Grand Union Canal towpath contest

Published: Monday, 01 April 2019

THERE are six finalists in a contest to design a 'public realm intervention' on the towpath of the Grand Union Canal beneath the Westway in North Kensington.

Stuck with them

Published: Monday, 01 April 2019

I SUPPOSE that until and unless the corporate mindset of CaRT is changed to one which actually cares we are stuck with them, writes Bill Ridgeway.

So much for the rules

Published: Monday, 01 April 2019

I concur whole heartedly with Tony Dunkley’s comments regarding CaRT, writes Brian Jarrett.

Trust's boats ready for the season

Published: Monday, 01 April 2019

The Wey & Arun Canal Trust’s fleet of canal boats has been given a refresh for 2019.

Lemonroyd Lock out of action

Published: Monday, 01 April 2019

THE Lemonroyd Lock on the Aire & Calder Navigation is out of action.

Victor: Don't they know?

Published: Sunday, 31 March 2019

WHEN friends considered cruising down the Leicester Section from Crick Marina to see us they discovered that yet again it was closed, so took to the Nene instead.

'Wellbeing' Charity—who are they kidding?

Published: Saturday, 30 March 2019

DURING the course of Summer 2018 it became apparent that, far from looking to the 'wellbeing' of their customers , the Canal & River Trust was actively engaged in doing the exact opposite, writes Tony Dunkley.

Carbon monoxide alarms become mandatory

Published: Friday, 29 March 2019

CARBON monoxide alarms become mandatory next Monday.

Why does it want doing again so soon?

Published: Friday, 29 March 2019

Why is it that nowadays we hear so much about stoppages overrunning, asks Helen Cripps.

Why the same work again?

Published: Friday, 29 March 2019

I AM just unable to understand why those locks on the Leicester Section should need the same attention again, writes James Henry.